Church Archives at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission National Event

The denominations who managed Residential Schools had displays of their archives available in the Learning Place at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s National Event in Vancouver.  As well as the wall displays, they had binders of pictures and documents from … Continue reading

Clearwater Congregational Meeting

Following the service on Sunday, September 29th, the Clearwater United congregation will be having a meeting to determine if it wants to become an Ecumenical Shared Ministry relating to the United Church of Canada, the Anglican Church of Canada and … Continue reading

All Nations Canoe Gathering

As a prelude to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s National Event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Reconciliation Canada organized the All Nations Canoe Gathering for Tuesday, September 17th in False Creek.  Reports of this event can be read and viewed on … Continue reading

Letter from Bishop Greg encouraging participation in the Walk for Reconciliation

In a letter to congregations and Rostered Ministers of the BC Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, Bishop Greg recognizes that while the “Lutheran church was not directly involved in operating residential schools, as members of the Canadian … Continue reading

Week of Reconciliation

Monday, September 16th begins a week long Reconciliation event in Vancouver that includes the sixth of seven national events hosted by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.  Each TRC National Event is dedicated to one of the Seven Sacred Teachings – … Continue reading

Syrian Refugee Relief Appeals

All three denominations have established relief funds for Syrian refugees through their mission organizations.  Individuals who wish to donate can contribute directly to a denomination or put your donation in with your offering, clearly marking your envelope for the amount … Continue reading